The Rosie Project

The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion is the story of Don Tillman’s quest for love. Problem is, he’s got pretty high standards.  In fact, he’s compiled a 16 page questionnaire for all his potential partners to complete.  After all, what’s the point in getting to know someone unless they’re Future Wife? A professor in genetics […]

“Vengeance is mine; I will repay.”

Sometimes great love stories aren’t all that romantic. Anna Karenina is about love, but not the comfortable, wholesome, happily-ever-after kind.  The obsessive, overwhelming, destroys your life kind.  And while it’s tempting to jam this story into the familiar ‘star-crossed lovers’ category – I think Anna Karenina is more than that. Several weeks and 963 pages […]